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Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 13 km north of San Isidro, Pérez Zeledon, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica, on Wednesday, Mar 29, 2023 at 10:06 pm (GMT -6) -

Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 13 km north of San Isidro, Pérez Zeledon, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica, on Wednesday, Mar 29, 2023 at 10:06 pm (GMT -6) Weak mag. 2.3 earthquake - 13 km north of San Isidro, Pérez Zeledon, Provincia de San José, Costa Rica, on Wednesday, Mar 29, 2023 at 10:06 pm (GMT -6)

Weak magnitude 2.3 earthquake at 9 km depth

30 Mar 04:14 UTC: First to report: INETER after 7 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMar 30, 2023 04:06:43 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Mar 29, 2023 at 10:06 pm (GMT -6)
Depth9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude9.485°N / 83.694°W (Provincia de San José, Costa Rica)
Antipode9.485°S / 96.306°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceINETER
Nearest volcanoIrazu (58 km / 36 mi)
Nearby towns and cities13 km (8 mi) N of San Isidro (San José) (pop: 34,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (10 mi) N of Daniel Flores (San José) (pop: 10,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Paraiso (Cartago) (pop: 39,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) S of Turrialba (Cartago) (pop: 29,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
59 km (37 mi) SE of San Miguel (San José) (pop: 28,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (38 mi) SE of Curridabat (San José) (pop: 34,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) SE of San Jose (San José) (pop: 335,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
91 km (57 mi) SW of Ciudad de Limon (Limón) (pop: 63,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 11.4°C (52 F), humidity: 85%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from NNE
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 108 joules (49.4 kilowatt hours) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
2.39 km32 Km Al Sureste De Tres De Junio, Costa RicaINETER
2.56 kmCosta Rica: 9 Km Al Norte De Rivas De Perez Zeledon.RSN

User reports for this quake

At magnitude 2.3, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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